Dhaka: 11:49 AM, Mon, 16 Dec, 2019

No threat of attacks on Aug 15: Home boss

Amirul : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2019-08-14 9:28:50 PM     ||     Updated: 2019-08-15 11:23:48 AM

Senior Correspondent: Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal said, “There is no threat of attacks on the National Mourning Day on August 15. The entire country is under surveillance and members of all law enforcement and intelligence agencies are on high alert.”

The home boss came up with the comments at a programme in the capital’s Dhanmondi-32 on Wednesday, marking the 44th martyrdom anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman tomorrow.

“Our security forces, detectives remain vigilant so that no such attacks can be carried out,” he said.

“Foolproof security has been beefed up at Bangabandhu Memorial Museum and Dhanmondi-32 for tomorrow. Bangabandhu Memorial Museum and its adjacent areas will be under CCTV surveillance and dog squads will sweep the areas,” he added.

The law enforcers remain alert to foil any untoward incident centering the National Mourning Day, Kamal further said.


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